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Control measure
Use appropriate work equipment

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Use appropriate work equipment

Understand:

  • The importance of selecting the most appropriate equipment for the task
  • The capabilities and limitations of equipment used in the working at height environment
  • The hazards and risks associated with the use of working at height equipment
  • How equipment is used as part of a safe system of work in the working at height environment

Refer to: Failure to manage health, safety and welfare – Operations training specification

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Use appropriate work equipment

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Select and use appropriate equipment in the working at height environment